Academic Psychiatry

, Volume 41, Issue 5, pp 682–683 | Cite as

Sleep, Depression, and Burnout in Medical Students: Risk Assessment

  • Tomoyuki KawadaEmail author
Feature: Letter to the Editor



The author thanks the staff of the Department of Hygiene and Public Health, Nippon Medical School, for their technical support and advice.

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Ethical Considerations



The author states that there is no conflict of interest.

Funding Sources



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Nippon Medical SchoolTokyoJapan

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